The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 30 35 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.59% 1.08% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.48% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £600 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.51% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year +84.37% -34.02%  

E-Commerce is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 197 203 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 78.17% 73.29% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 131 237
Median daily rate £450 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £256 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Southampton

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Commerce in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Southampton

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Southampton

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 13 (92.86%) Retail
2 11 (78.57%) ATG
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 3 (21.43%) MODAF
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (14.29%) hybris
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (7.14%) Node.js
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Microservices
7 1 (7.14%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
7 1 (7.14%) API Development
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Development

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) Endeca
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ERwin
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 13 (92.86%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Architect
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Endeca Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
3 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) MODAF
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) EAI
3 1 (7.14%) Kanban
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Microservices
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) User Stories
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) ATG
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) hybris
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com